Krabi, the provincial capital of southern Thailand, is a resort town close to the Andaman coast. It is situated amid mangrove forests and limestone karsts. The Tiger Cave Temple is a Buddhist site with panoramic views, perched atop a hill that is accessible by stairs. Two sloping hills rising out of the water, known locally as Khao Kanab Nam, are a landmark. Ferries can take you to destinations in the Andaman Sea, such as the Phi Phi Islands.